Annie Herro

Visiting Scholar
Adjunct Associate Lecturer

Annie is a Visiting Scholar in the School of Social Sciences and the Australian Human Rights Institute at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia. She was previously a Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the School of Social Sciences (2016-2019) at UNSW. 

Her research focuses on the role of civil society in influencing ambitious and systemic political change at domestic and international levels. Additional themes are the role of a transnational advocacy network in advancing the campaign to establishing a convention on the rights of older persons, and the place of civil society in influencing UN peacekeeping reform proposals relating to the responsibility to protect populations from atrocity crimes and the protection of civilians in conflict. The politics radical philanthropy and ageing-related issues have become recent, cross-cutting emphases. She is the author of UN Emergency Peace Service and the Responsibility to Protect (Routledge, 2015).

 

Publications

Books
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Herro A, 2014, UN Emergency Peace Service and the Responsibility to Protect, Routledge
2014
Book Chapters
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Herro A, 2016, 'UN Peacekeeping: Evolution, Challenges and Prospects', in The Europa Directory of International Organizations, Routledge
2016
Herro AE, 2015, 'Norm entrepreneurs advocating the responsibility to protect and peacekeeping reform proposals', in Curran D; Fraser T; Roeder L; Zuber R (ed.), Perspectives on Peacekeeping and Atrocity Prevention Expanding Stakeholders and Regional Arrangements, edn. Humanitarian Solutions in the 21st Century, Springer, pp. 41 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-16372-7_4
2015
Herro AE; Suthanthiraraj K, 2012, 'Framing a Protection Service', in Francis A; Popovski V; Sampford C (ed.), Norms of Protection Responsibility to Protect, Protection of Civilians and Their Interaction, UN University Press, Tokyo
2012
Journal articles
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Herro A, 2020, 'Demanding Their Rights? Collective Identity and the Tactics of Older Persons’ Organisations at the UN', Global Society, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13600826.2020.1739633
2020
Herro A, 2019, 'Advocating a UN convention on the rights of older persons in the United Kingdom: The case for a radical flank', Journal of Human Rights Practice, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jhuman/huz001
2019
Herro A; Obeng-Odoom F, 2019, 'Foundations of Radical Philanthropy', VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11266-019-00136-1
2019
Herro A, 2019, 'The Pre-negotiation of UN human rights treaties: the case of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities', International Negotiation, vol. 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/15718069-24021174
2019
Herro AE, 2018, 'Domestic interest groups and rights mobilization: explaining the case of Slovenia's support for the proposed Convention on the Rights of Older Persons', Global Networks: a Journal of Transnational Affairs, vol. 18, pp. 625 - 643, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/glob.12192
2018
Herro AE, 2017, 'The human rights of older persons: the politics and substance of the UN Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing', Australian Journal of Human Rights, vol. 23, pp. 90 - 108, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1323238X.2017.1314806
2017
Herro A, 2017, 'The Elusive UN Agenda: Transnational Advocacy, Political Opportunities and the Latest Campaign to Establish a UN Standing Force', International Peacekeeping, vol. 24, pp. 388 - 409, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13533312.2017.1283988
2017
Herro A, 2015, 'The responsibility to protect, the use of force and a permanent United Nations peace service', International Journal of Human Rights, vol. 19, pp. 1148 - 1162, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13642987.2015.1082830
2015
Herro A, 2013, 'Useful enemies: when waging wars is more important than winning them', CAMBRIDGE REVIEW OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, vol. 26, pp. 258 - 259, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09557571.2013.770275
2013
Herro A; Lambourne W; Penklis D, 2009, 'Peacekeeping and peace enforcement in Africa: The potential contribution of a UN Emergency Peace Service', AFRICAN SECURITY REVIEW, vol. 18, pp. 49 - +, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10246029.2009.9627514
2009
Lambourne W; Herro A, 2008, 'Peacebuilding theory and the United Nations peacebuilding commission: Implications for non-un interventions', Global Change, Peace and Security, vol. 20, pp. 275 - 289, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14781150802390467
2008
Other
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Herro A, 2018, The Quest for a United Nations Standing Force, https://sustainablesecurity.org/2018/03/22/the-quest-for-a-un-standing-force/
2018
Herro AE, 2016, Useful Enemies: When Waging Wars is More Important than Winning them, by David Keen in Cambridge Review of International Affairs
2016
Reports
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Herro AE, 2013, The UNEPS proposal: a novel contribution to an important campaign?, Global Policy
2013